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Are You Running Your Business Like A Hobby?

Are You Running Your Business Like A Hobby?

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I don’t want everyone to know our marketing objectives. If we don’t accomplish them, everyone will think we failed.

If your objectives scare you, then they’re the wrong objectives. Tweak them…but don’t throw them out! If you’re running a business without objectives, you have a hobby. It might be a very expensive hobby, but it’s not a business. What is a business? According to Wikipedia, it’s  “business, also known as an enterprise or a firm, is an organization involved in the trade of goods, services, or both to consumers.” So, it stands to reason that if you’re trading goods and services without any objectives on revenue or profitability, then you’re running a public service or just playing around with a hobby. Even if you’re running a start-up with a deficit, you still (should) have objectives as to how much or little you’re losing. Every business needs a marketing plan. And that plan has to include objectives. If you think your objectives are too aggressive, then change them! Without objectives, you’re in a boat without oars. Sure you might happen to float to your destination. It’s not likely to happen. Do yourself a favor and set some objectives…and then figure out what you need to do to meet those objectives. Your objectives should

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